After a look at the timeless polo shirt, we continue dissecting Nordstrom’s Half-Yearly Sale by honing in on swimwear. Hot on the heels of beach-ready swim trunks and tropical print swim shorts, we highlight more intriguing prints for the season. Show More Summary
Dating app is experimenting with music download sales, shortly after driving more than a million fans to watch artist Jason Derulo’s latest video In 2015, you can watch news on Snapchat, watch comedy clips on Spotify, and send money to friends in Facebook Messenger. Show More Summary
Sales of previously-owned homes fell by 3.3% in April on short inventory,with the housing market slowing everywhere but the Midwest. Tight supply helped drive prices higher: 40% of previously-owned homes sold in April went at or above the asking price. Show More Summary
The Apple Watch definitely sold well eight out of the gate but does it really have much of a shelf life once the initial hype dies down? A new research note flagged by 9to5Mac suggests that it may not. KGI Securities this week made a massive cut to its Apple Watch sales projections by between 20% to 30% in Q3 2015. Show More Summary
Alex Bowman and Chris Ridenour knew the neighborhoods where they wanted to live when they began searching for homes on listing portals. But properties for sale in those communities were in short supply and often seemed to loom stubbornly above their price range...
During the recession, I started following the Sacramento market to look for changes in the mix of houses sold (equity, REOs, and short sales). For some time, not much changed. But over the last 2+ years we've seen some significant changes...Show More Summary
Since November, HAHB homebuilder sentiment has only beaten expectations once. May printed 54 (notably short of the 57 expectation). Despite all the previous hope for future sales, buyer traffic has fallen as The Midwest saw the biggest drop in sentiment (what about the post-weather bounce?) and The West rising modestly.
The Lumia 640 is now on sale in the US, via Cricket Wireless, and Microsoft is supporting its release with four new, 15-second TV ads that show the smartphone's use as a personal assistant, via Cortana.
In April, US retail sales were flat. This was a big disappointment and served as just the latest economic data point to fall short of expectations this year. And now, some people are starting to use the word "recession." In a quick email...Show More Summary
Here is what you need to know. Chinese data disappointed. Industrial production, retail sales and fixed asset investment all missed the mark. Industrial production climbed 5.9% year-over-year, but fell short of the 6.0% gain that was expected while retail sales jumped 10.0% YoY, missing the 10.5% that economists were anticipating. Show More Summary
Chinese retail sales, industrial production, fixed asset investment fall short in April.
Nothing is better in your pantry than Bega Cheese, Red Feather Butter, and World Grocer Ghee (clarified butter), whether for everyday use or for long-term storage. For a short time only, we are cutting our margins to be able to provide you with nice discounts. Show More Summary
MFI-Miami, announced today it is now expanding into white collar criminal defense with an emphasis on bank fraud, mortgage fraud and short sale fraud.
Like the iPhone before it, everyone was talking about the Apple Watch long before it was announced by the company themselves. Shortly after going on sale, shipping dates for new orders slipped to June or later, as early adopters rushed...Show More Summary
Palermo's sale of star striker Paulo Dybala is imminent, according to club director Dario Baccin, with Arsenal among the wide range of suitors hoping to sign the 21-year-old. As reported by Joe Short in the Express, Dybala is valuedShow More Summary
PC gaming's surge boosts Nvidia's sales even as its mobile presence declines.
"F or Sale: Baby shoes, never worn." So goes Ernest Hemingway's famous six-word story, which, in spite of being perfectly compact, manages to paint a complete picture of thwarted desire and elicit strong feelings from the reader (unless said reader is heartless). Show More Summary
Following a relatively short and markedly unsuccessful run, Renault’s Fluence has been shown the door, exiting the Australian new car market. The Fluence mustered a grand total of 1434 sales since launch here in 2010, just 139 of those in 2014. Show More Summary
Cell phone companies will often engage in loss leader sales to get people on renewable multi-year contracts. The logic is simple. Once someone is on a contract, they are very unlikely to switch, so a short term loss and mediocre service will produce a long term customer and thus a long term revenue stream. Insurance [Read more...]
ZURICH (Reuters) - Alexander Classen, chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland's overseas private banking arm, is set to step down shortly following a sale to Union Bancaire Privee (UBP), according to a person familiar with his thinking. Show More Summary